Taranaki Falls, Tongariro National Park

#2 of 7 in Nature in Tongariro National Park
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  • Great walk on a 2hr loop. Nice and just enough. We took the Lower route and then back on the higher route. Very diverse looks: Forest, falls, lava flow.  more »
  • By doing the loop walk to the Taranaki falls taking the high route to start with, it means you walk with the site of the volcano in front of you, as you approach the falls, you are walking down the...  more »
  • Lovely spot. There are multiple walks that go to the falls, the most frequented is the falls walk starting just by the Skotel. Very gentle loop walk with some great views of the mountain and the chateau. The lower walk is more varied and slightly harder than upper. You can walk behind the falls
  • There is a lovely 6 km (4 mile) circuit from near the Chateau to this beautiful waterfall and back. It is a good surface and fairly level. The views are tremendous, the flora fascinating and the 2 main waterfalls magnificent.
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